Giulio E Lancioni

Summary

Affiliation: University of Bari
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Occupation and communication programs for post-coma persons with or without consciousness disorders who show extensive motor impairment and lack of speech
    Giulio E Lancioni
    University of Bari, Italy Electronic address
    Res Dev Disabil 35:1110-8. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Technology to help persons with extensive neuro-motor impairment and lack of speech with their leisure occupation and communication
    Giulio E Lancioni
    University of Bari, Italy Electronic address
    Res Dev Disabil 35:611-8. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Post-coma persons emerging from a minimally conscious state with multiple disabilities make technology-aided phone contacts with relevant partners
    Giulio E Lancioni
    University of Bari, Italy Electronic address
    Res Dev Disabil 34:3190-6. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Persons with multiple disabilities increase adaptive responding and control inadequate posture or behavior through programs based on microswitch-cluster technology
    Giulio E Lancioni
    University of Bari, Italy Electronic address
    Res Dev Disabil 34:3411-20. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Further evaluation of a telephone technology for enabling persons with multiple disabilities and lack of speech to make phone contacts with socially relevant partners
    Giulio E Lancioni
    University of Bari, Italy Electronic address
    Res Dev Disabil 34:4178-83. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Technology-aided programs to enable persons with multiple disabilities to choose among environmental stimuli using a smile or a tongue response
    Giulio E Lancioni
    University of Bari, Italy Electronic address
    Res Dev Disabil 34:4232-8. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Technology-aided recreation and communication opportunities for post-coma persons affected by lack of speech and extensive motor impairment
    Giulio E Lancioni
    University of Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 34:2959-66. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Three non-ambulatory adults with multiple disabilities exercise foot-leg movements through microswitch-aided programs
    Giulio E Lancioni
    University of Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 34:2838-44. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Supporting daily activities and indoor travel of persons with moderate Alzheimer's disease through standard technology resources
    Giulio E Lancioni
    University of Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 34:2351-9. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Walker devices and microswitch technology to enhance assisted indoor ambulation by persons with multiple disabilities: three single-case studies
    Giulio E Lancioni
    University of Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 34:2191-9. 2013

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  1. doi request reprint Occupation and communication programs for post-coma persons with or without consciousness disorders who show extensive motor impairment and lack of speech
    Giulio E Lancioni
    University of Bari, Italy Electronic address
    Res Dev Disabil 35:1110-8. 2014
    ..e., the leisure options, as well as the family and communication options). General implications of the programs and the related technology packages for intervention with post-coma persons with multiple disabilities are discussed. ..
  2. doi request reprint Technology to help persons with extensive neuro-motor impairment and lack of speech with their leisure occupation and communication
    Giulio E Lancioni
    University of Bari, Italy Electronic address
    Res Dev Disabil 35:611-8. 2014
    ..The relevance of technology-aided programs for leisure occupation and communication of persons with extensive multiple disabilities was discussed. ..
  3. doi request reprint Post-coma persons emerging from a minimally conscious state with multiple disabilities make technology-aided phone contacts with relevant partners
    Giulio E Lancioni
    University of Bari, Italy Electronic address
    Res Dev Disabil 34:3190-6. 2013
    ..Implications of the findings are discussed. ..
  4. doi request reprint Persons with multiple disabilities increase adaptive responding and control inadequate posture or behavior through programs based on microswitch-cluster technology
    Giulio E Lancioni
    University of Bari, Italy Electronic address
    Res Dev Disabil 34:3411-20. 2013
    ..The practical implications of the findings are discussed. ..
  5. doi request reprint Further evaluation of a telephone technology for enabling persons with multiple disabilities and lack of speech to make phone contacts with socially relevant partners
    Giulio E Lancioni
    University of Bari, Italy Electronic address
    Res Dev Disabil 34:4178-83. 2013
    ..Implications of the findings are discussed. ..
  6. doi request reprint Technology-aided programs to enable persons with multiple disabilities to choose among environmental stimuli using a smile or a tongue response
    Giulio E Lancioni
    University of Bari, Italy Electronic address
    Res Dev Disabil 34:4232-8. 2013
    ..Their choice behavior focused reliably on preferred stimuli and avoided non-preferred stimuli. Implications of the results are discussed. ..
  7. doi request reprint Technology-aided recreation and communication opportunities for post-coma persons affected by lack of speech and extensive motor impairment
    Giulio E Lancioni
    University of Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 34:2959-66. 2013
    ..Implications of the findings are discussed. ..
  8. doi request reprint Three non-ambulatory adults with multiple disabilities exercise foot-leg movements through microswitch-aided programs
    Giulio E Lancioni
    University of Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 34:2838-44. 2013
    ..The practical implications of these findings are discussed. ..
  9. doi request reprint Supporting daily activities and indoor travel of persons with moderate Alzheimer's disease through standard technology resources
    Giulio E Lancioni
    University of Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 34:2351-9. 2013
    ..The percentages of the other two patients tended to be lower than those obtained previously, but were still practically relevant. The implications of the results of the two studies and a number of issues for new research are discussed...
  10. doi request reprint Walker devices and microswitch technology to enhance assisted indoor ambulation by persons with multiple disabilities: three single-case studies
    Giulio E Lancioni
    University of Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 34:2191-9. 2013
    ..The third participant improved his ambulation performance as well as his general behavior (i.e., had a decline in problem behavior and an increase in indices of happiness). The wide-ranging implications of the results are discussed...
  11. doi request reprint Persons with multiple disabilities use forehead and smile responses to access or choose among technology-aided stimulation events
    Giulio E Lancioni
    University of Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 34:1749-57. 2013
    ..Implications of the studies for people with limited motor behavior and issues for future research were discussed...
  12. doi request reprint Technology-aided leisure and communication opportunities for two post-coma persons emerged from a minimally conscious state and affected by multiple disabilities
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Neuroscience and Sense Organs, University of Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 34:809-16. 2013
    ..The implications of the findings in terms of technology and practical opportunities for post-coma persons with multiple disabilities are discussed...
  13. doi request reprint Assessing the impact and social perception of self-regulated music stimulation with patients with Alzheimer's disease
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Neuroscience and Sense Organs, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 34:139-46. 2013
    ..The implications of the findings as to the plausibility/desirability of an active stimulation condition were discussed...
  14. doi request reprint Two women with multiple disabilities communicate with distant partners via a special text messaging system
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Neuroscience and Sense Organs, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 34:397-403. 2013
    ..These findings are analyzed in relation to preliminary data with the system and the need to adapt the writing technology to the participants' characteristics...
  15. doi request reprint Technology-based orientation programs to support indoor travel by persons with moderate Alzheimer's disease: impact assessment and social validation
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Neuroscience and Sense Organs, University of Bari, Via Quintino Sella 268, 70100 Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 34:286-93. 2013
    ..Those scores suggested that this program was perceived as a practically and socially preferable choice. The implications of the findings for daily contexts dealing with patients with Alzheimer's disease are discussed...
  16. doi request reprint Technology-based intervention to help persons with minimally conscious state and pervasive motor disabilities perform environmentally relevant adaptive behavior
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Neuroscience and Sense Organs, University of Bari, Via Quintino Sella 268, 70100, Bari, Italy
    Cogn Process 13:S219-22. 2012
    ....
  17. doi request reprint A technology-assisted learning setup as assessment supplement for three persons with a diagnosis of post-coma vegetative state and pervasive motor impairment
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 30:1034-43. 2009
    ..Learning might be deemed to represent basic levels of knowledge/consciousness. Thus, detecting signs of learning might help one revise a previous diagnosis of vegetative state with wide implications for rehabilitation perspectives...
  18. doi request reprint Post-coma persons with motor and communication/consciousness impairments choose among environmental stimuli and request stimulus repetitions via assistive technology
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Via Quintino Sella 268, 70100 Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 31:777-83. 2010
    ..The results were discussed in light of their possible implications for new, person-centered rehabilitation programs for post-coma persons with multiple disabilities...
  19. doi request reprint Persons with multiple disabilities use orientation technology to find room entrances during indoor traveling
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Via Quintino Sella 268, 70100 Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 31:1577-84. 2010
    ..The findings are discussed in relation to the importance of independent indoor traveling and the impact of the new technology...
  20. doi request reprint Technology-based intervention options for post-coma persons with minimally conscious state and pervasive motor disabilities
    Giulio E Lancioni
    University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Dev Neurorehabil 12:24-31. 2009
    ..Intervention strategies, based on learning principles and assistive technology, were assessed with four post-coma persons with minimally conscious state and pervasive motor disabilities...
  21. doi request reprint Communication opportunities via special messaging technology for two post-coma persons with multiple disabilities
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 32:1703-8. 2011
    ..The positive impact of the technology was discussed in relation to previous data in this area and the possibility of helping post-coma persons with multiple disabilities engage in basic communication with distant partners...
  22. doi request reprint Promoting ambulation responses among children with multiple disabilities through walkers and microswitches with contingent stimuli
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Via Quintino Sella 268, 70100 Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 31:811-6. 2010
    ..These findings support the positive evidence already available about the effectiveness of this intervention approach in motivating and promoting children's ambulation. Practical implications of the findings are discussed...
  23. doi request reprint Promoting adaptive behavior in persons with acquired brain injury, extensive motor and communication disabilities, and consciousness disorders
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Neuroscience and Sense Organs, University of Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 33:1964-74. 2012
    ....
  24. doi request reprint Helping a man with multiple disabilities increase object-contact responses and reduce hand stereotypy via a microswitch cluster program
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Italy
    J Intellect Dev Disabil 33:349-53. 2008
    ..This study was designed to help a man with multiple disabilities increase his object-contact responses and reduce hand stereotypy (in this case, hand/wrist rotation)...
  25. doi request reprint Persons with multiple disabilities accessing stimulation and requesting social contact via microswitch and VOCA devices: new research evaluation and social validation
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 30:1084-94. 2009
    ..e., 110 university psychology students) favored the combination of microswitch and VOCA over the microswitch or the VOCA alone, and hypothetical combinations of microswitches or VOCAs...
  26. ncbi request reprint Effects of microswitch-based programs on indices of happiness of students with multiple disabilities: a new research evaluation
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Italy
    Am J Ment Retard 112:167-76. 2007
    ..In an attempt to shed some light on the reasons underlying the different outcomes, we examined procedural and methodological aspects of the study...
  27. doi request reprint Persons with mild or moderate Alzheimer's disease use a basic orientation technology to travel to different rooms within a day center
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 32:1895-901. 2011
    ..The implications of the findings for daily programs of patients with Alzheimer's disease are discussed...
  28. doi request reprint Microswitch- and VOCA-assisted programs for two post-coma persons with minimally conscious state and pervasive motor disabilities
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Via Quintino Sella 268, 70100 Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 30:1459-67. 2009
    ..Implications of the findings for improving the situation of post-coma persons with minimally conscious state and pervasive motor disabilities are discussed...
  29. doi request reprint A learning assessment procedure to re-evaluate three persons with a diagnosis of post-coma vegetative state and pervasive motor impairment
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Via Quintino Sella 268, Bari, Italy
    Brain Inj 23:154-62. 2009
    ..Each participant followed an ABABCB design, in which A represented baseline periods, B intervention periods with stimuli contingent on the responses and C a control condition with stimuli presented non-contingently...
  30. doi request reprint Special text messaging communication systems for persons with multiple disabilities
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Via Quintino Sella 268, Bari, Italy
    Dev Neurorehabil 15:31-8. 2012
    ..To expand recently-developed text messaging systems with new technology-based solutions so as to allow persons with multiple disabilities to write messages...
  31. doi request reprint Persons with multiple disabilities select environmental stimuli through a smile response monitored via camera-based technology
    Giulio E Lancioni
    University of Bari, Italy
    Dev Neurorehabil 14:267-73. 2011
    ..To assess whether two persons with multiple disabilities could use smile expressions and new camera-based microswitch technology to select environmental stimuli...
  32. doi request reprint Post-coma persons emerged from a minimally conscious state and showing multiple disabilities learn to manage a radio-listening activity
    Giulio E Lancioni
    University of Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 33:670-4. 2012
    ..They also ended a number of sessions before the maximum length of time allowed for them had elapsed. The practical (rehabilitation) implications of the findings were discussed...
  33. doi request reprint A technology-aided stimulus choice program for two adults with multiple disabilities: choice responses and mood
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Via Quintino Sella 268, 70100 Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 32:2602-7. 2011
    ..Data also showed that the intervention sessions largely improved the participants' mood (i.e., increased their indices of happiness). Theoretical and practical relevance of the findings were discussed...
  34. doi request reprint A special messaging technology for two persons with acquired brain injury and multiple disabilities
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Brain Inj 24:1236-43. 2010
    ..g. motor and visual) disabilities to communicate with distant partners through a special messaging technology, which served to send out text messages and read (listen to) incoming messages...
  35. doi request reprint Technology-aided verbal instructions to help persons with mild or moderate Alzheimer's disease perform daily activities
    Giulio E Lancioni
    University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 31:1240-50. 2010
    ..One of these participants also showed higher indices of happiness during the activity trials. The findings were discussed in relation to previous research outcomes and in terms of their practical implications for intervention programs...
  36. doi request reprint Post-coma persons with extensive multiple disabilities use microswitch technology to access selected stimulus events or operate a radio device
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, and Bari University Hospital, Via Quintino Sella 268, 70100 Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 32:1638-45. 2011
    ..The importance of microswitch technology for assisting post-coma persons with multiple disabilities to positively engage with their environment was discussed...
  37. doi request reprint A verbal-instruction system to help persons with multiple disabilities perform complex food- and drink-preparation tasks independently
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Via Quintino Sella 268, 70100 Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 32:2739-47. 2011
    ..The results of Part II showed satisfactory performance with each of the two tasks carried out directly with the new system. The implications of these data were discussed...
  38. doi request reprint Persons with Alzheimer's disease make phone calls independently using a computer-aided telephone system
    Viviana Perilli
    University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 33:1014-20. 2012
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint Helping a man with multiple disabilities to use single vs repeated performance of simple motor schemes as different responses
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Italy
    Percept Mot Skills 110:105-13. 2010
    ..The implications of this approach to increase the response options of persons with few controllable motor schemes were discussed...
  40. ncbi request reprint Persons with acquired brain injury and multiple disabilities access stimulation independently through microswitch-based technology
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Via Quintino Sella 268, 70100 Bari, Italy
    Percept Mot Skills 111:485-95. 2010
    ..The importance of assistive technology within programs for persons with acquired brain injury and multiple disabilities is discussed...
  41. doi request reprint Fostering locomotor behavior of children with developmental disabilities: An overview of studies using treadmills and walkers with microswitches
    Giulio E Lancioni
    University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 30:308-22. 2009
    ..Issues for future research were also examined...
  42. ncbi request reprint Persons with multiple disabilities and minimal motor behavior using small forehead movements and new microswitch technology to control environmental stimuli
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Via Quintino Sella 268, 70100 Bari, Italy
    Percept Mot Skills 104:870-8. 2007
    ..postintervention check. Analysis showed both participants increased their responding during the intervention phases and maintained that responding at the postintervention check. Implications of the findings were discussed...
  43. ncbi request reprint Enabling two persons with multiple disabilities to access environmental stimuli and ask for social contact through microswitches and a VOCA
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 29:21-8. 2008
    ..Implications of these findings and the potential role of a VOCA combined with conventional microswitches were discussed...
  44. doi request reprint Two persons with multiple disabilities use orientation technology with auditory cues to manage simple indoor traveling
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Via Quintino Sella 268, 70100 Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 31:397-402. 2010
    ..The findings are discussed in relation to the importance of independent indoor traveling and the impact of the new technology...
  45. doi request reprint Two persons with multiple disabilities use camera-based microswitch technology to control stimulation with small mouth and eyelid responses
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Neuroscience and Sense Organs, University of Bari, Via Quintino Sella 268, 70100 Bari, Italy
    J Intellect Dev Disabil 37:337-42. 2012
    ..This study assessed such a technology with 2 new participants using slight variations of previous responses...
  46. ncbi request reprint Assisting persons with multiple disabilities to move through simple occupational activities with automatic prompting
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 29:439-46. 2008
    ..Implications of the findings are discussed...
  47. doi request reprint Technology-aided programs for assisting communication and leisure engagement of persons with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: two single-case studies
    Giulio E Lancioni
    University of Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 33:1605-14. 2012
    ..The implications of technology for helping persons with severe ALS levels maintain an active and constructive role are discussed...
  48. doi request reprint A technology-aided program to support leisure engagement and communication by a man with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    Giulio E Lancioni
    University of Bari, Italy
    Dev Neurorehabil 15:149-53. 2012
    ..To assess a technology-aided programme for promoting leisure engagement and communication in a man with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)...
  49. ncbi request reprint Impact of favorite stimuli automatically delivered on step responses of persons with multiple disabilities during their use of walker devices
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Via Quintino Sella 268, 70100 Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 26:71-6. 2005
    ..Data showed that both participants had a significant increase in each of these two measures during the intervention phase. Implications of the findings and new research issues are discussed...
  50. doi request reprint A computer-aided telephone system to enable five persons with Alzheimer's disease to make phone calls independently
    Viviana Perilli
    Department of Neuroscience and Sense Organs, University of Bari, Via Quintino Sella 268, 70100 Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 34:1991-7. 2013
    ..The positive implications of the findings for daily programs of patients with Alzheimer's disease are discussed...
  51. doi request reprint Persons with moderate Alzheimer's disease improve activities and mood via instruction technology
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen 24:246-57. 2009
    ..Three studies assessed the (a) effectiveness of verbal instructions presented via technology in helping persons with moderate Alzheimer's disease perform daily activities and (b) impact of activity engagement on mood...
  52. doi request reprint Technology-based programs to improve walking behavior of persons with multiple disabilities: two single-case studies
    Giulio E Lancioni
    University of Bari, Italy
    Disabil Rehabil Assist Technol 8:92-8. 2013
    ..Assessing two technology-based programs for reducing toe walking and breaks during walking of two men with multiple disabilities, respectively...
  53. ncbi request reprint A microswitch-cluster program to foster adaptive responses and head control in students with multiple disabilities: replication and validation assessment
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 29:373-84. 2008
    ..The results of Study II showed that the raters found the effects of the new program more positive than those of other intervention conditions and also considered such program a useful complement to formal motor rehabilitation programs...
  54. doi request reprint Camera-based microswitch technology for eyelid and mouth responses of persons with profound multiple disabilities: two case studies
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Via Quintino Sella 268, 70100 Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 31:1509-14. 2010
    ..e., when their responses were followed by preferred stimulation). The findings are discussed in relation to the role of the new technology in helping persons with multiple disabilities and minimal motor behavior...
  55. doi request reprint Technology-aided pictorial cues to support the performance of daily activities by persons with moderate Alzheimer's disease
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 33:265-73. 2012
    ..The implications of the findings were discussed...
  56. ncbi request reprint Microswitch clusters promote adaptive responses and reduce finger mouthing in a boy with multiple disabilities
    Giulio E Lancioni
    University of Bari, Department of Psychology, Bari, Italy
    Behav Modif 30:892-900. 2006
    ..The importance of microswitch clusters to simultaneously pursue the dual objective of promoting adaptive responses and reducing aberrant ones is underlined...
  57. ncbi request reprint Helping a child with multiple disabilities endure a demanding physical posture through self-managed access to preferred stimuli
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Via Quintino Sella 268, 70100 Bari, Italy
    Percept Mot Skills 107:288-92. 2008
    ....
  58. ncbi request reprint Access to environmental stimulation via eyelid responses for persons with acquired brain injury and multiple disabilities: a new microswitch arrangement
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Italy
    Percept Mot Skills 114:353-62. 2012
    ..Practical implications of the findings are discussed...
  59. ncbi request reprint A learning setup for a post-coma adolescent with profound multiple disabilities involving small forehead movements and new microswitch technology
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Via Quintino Sella 268, 70100 Bari, Italy
    Disabil Rehabil Assist Technol 2:293-7. 2007
    ..Signs of learning by the adolescent would underline an improvement in his immediate situation with potential implications for his general prospect, and could help revise his diagnosis...
  60. doi request reprint Persons with multiple disabilities exercise adaptive response schemes with the help of technology-based programs: three single-case studies
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 33:849-57. 2012
    ..The importance of using technology-based programs as tools for enabling persons with profound and multiple disabilities to practice relevant responses independently was discussed...
  61. doi request reprint Promoting mouth-drying responses to reduce drooling effects by persons with intellectual and multiple disabilities: a study of two cases
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Via Quintino Sella 268, 70100 Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 32:477-82. 2011
    ..Procedure and response conditions and outcome implications are discussed...
  62. ncbi request reprint A microswitch to enable a woman with acquired brain injury and profound multiple disabilities to access environmental stimulation with lip movements
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Via Quintino Sella 268, 70100 Bari, Italy
    Percept Mot Skills 110:488-92. 2010
    ..Practical implications of the findings were discussed...
  63. doi request reprint Two adults with multiple disabilities use a computer-aided telephone system to make phone calls independently
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Via Quintino Sella 268, 70100 Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 32:2330-5. 2011
    ..The results were discussed in terms of the technology under investigation (its advantages, drawbacks, and need of improvement) and the social-communication impact it can make for persons with multiple disabilities...
  64. doi request reprint Video prompting versus other instruction strategies for persons with Alzheimer's disease
    Viviana Perilli
    Department of Psychology and Pedagogical and Teaching Sciences, University of Bari, Italy
    Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen 28:393-402. 2013
    ..Two studies assessed the effectiveness of video prompting as a strategy to support persons with mild and moderate Alzheimer's disease in performing daily activities...
  65. doi request reprint Self-regulated music stimulation for persons with Alzheimer's disease: impact assessment and social validation
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Neuroscience and Sense Organs, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Dev Neurorehabil 16:17-26. 2013
    ..To assess the impact and the social rating of an active music condition (in which 10 patients with Alzheimer's disease regulated their music input) vs. a passive music condition...
  66. doi request reprint Technology-assisted programmes to promote leisure engagement in persons with acquired brain injury and profound multiple disabilities: two case studies
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Italy
    Disabil Rehabil Assist Technol 6:412-9. 2011
    ..CONCLUSION. Technology-assisted programmes may provide persons with acquired brain injury and multiple disabilities leisure engagement opportunities...
  67. doi request reprint Microswitch technology and contingent stimulation to promote adaptive engagement in persons with minimally conscious state: a case evaluation
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Via Quintino Sella 268, 70100, Bari, Italy
    Cogn Process 13:133-7. 2012
    ..The woman also showed evidence of being aware of response-consequences links. Potential implications and limitations of these findings are discussed...
  68. doi request reprint A voice-detecting sensor and a scanning keyboard emulator to support word writing by two boys with extensive motor disabilities
    Giulio E Lancioni
    University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 30:203-9. 2009
    ....
  69. doi request reprint Persons with mild or moderate Alzheimer's disease learn to use urine alarms and prompts to avoid large urinary accidents
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 32:1998-2004. 2011
    ..The implications of the findings for daily programs of patients with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias are discussed...
  70. doi request reprint Microswitch and keyboard-emulator technology to facilitate the writing performance of persons with extensive motor disabilities
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Via Quintino Sella 268, 70100 Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 32:576-82. 2011
    ..Implications of the findings are discussed...
  71. doi request reprint Persons with mild or moderate Alzheimer's disease managing daily activities via verbal instruction technology
    Giulio E Lancioni
    University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen 23:552-62. 2008
    ..These results suggest that the approach reported may be a useful strategy for helping persons with Alzheimer's disease...
  72. doi request reprint Technology-based programs to promote walking fluency or improve foot-ground contact during walking: two case studies of adults with multiple disabilities
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 33:111-8. 2012
    ..The results were discussed in terms of rehabilitation implications and technology demands...
  73. doi request reprint Technology-based programs to support forms of leisure engagement and communication for persons with multiple disabilities: two single-case studies
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Neuroscience and Sense Organs, University of Bari, Italy
    Dev Neurorehabil 15:209-18. 2012
    ..To extend the assessment of technology-based programs for promoting stimulus choice and staff/caregiver calls or radio operation and text messaging...
  74. doi request reprint Two persons with multiple disabilities use a mouth-drying response to reduce the effects of their drooling
    Giulio E Lancioni
    University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 30:1229-36. 2009
    ..e., in line with the manipulation of the stimulation conditions) for the man. Implications of the findings and limitations of the studies are discussed...
  75. doi request reprint Automatic prompting and positive attention to reduce tongue protrusion and head tilting by two adults with severe to profound intellectual disabilities
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Via Quintino Sella 268, 70100 Bari, Italy
    Behav Modif 34:299-309. 2010
    ....
  76. doi request reprint Helping persons with mild or moderate Alzheimer's disease recapture basic daily activities through the use of an instruction strategy
    Giulio E Lancioni
    University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Disabil Rehabil 31:211-9. 2009
    ..The activities were morning bathroom routine, dressing, and table-setting...
  77. doi request reprint Students with multiple disabilities using technology-based programs to choose and access stimulus events alone or with caregiver participation
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Via Quintino Sella 268, 70100 Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 30:689-701. 2009
    ..These findings were analyzed in terms of the usability of the two types of programs, the role they may play within educational and living contexts, and their innovative technical dimensions...
  78. doi request reprint Upgraded technology for contingent stimulation of mouth wiping by two persons with drooling and profound developmental disabilities
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Via Quintino Sella 268, 70100 Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 30:793-8. 2009
    ..The university students involved in the social validation viewed the use of the technology as enjoyable, beneficial, and environmentally acceptable, and they largely supported it...
  79. ncbi request reprint Extending the evaluation of novel microswitch technology for small responses in children with profound multiple disabilities
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Via Quintino, Sella 268, 70100 Bari, Italy
    Assist Technol 19:11-6. 2007
    ..This positive outcome was discussed in terms of (a) the apparent suitability of the technology and responses used in the study, (b) the beneficial implications for the participants, and (c) new developments in the area...
  80. ncbi request reprint Teaching 'Yes' and 'No' responses to children with multiple disabilities through a program including microswitches linked to a vocal output device
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Via Quintino Sella 268, 70100 Bari, Italy
    Percept Mot Skills 102:51-61. 2006
    ..General implications of the findings were discussed...
  81. ncbi request reprint A technology-based stimulation program to reduce hand mouthing by an adolescent with multiple disabilities
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Via Quintino Sella 268, 70100 Bari, Italy
    Percept Mot Skills 109:478-86. 2009
    ..5 min. (compared to above 7 min. during baseline) and the mean stimulation time per session was about 4 min. Practical implications of the findings are discussed...
  82. ncbi request reprint Microswitch-based programs for persons with multiple disabilities: an overview of some recent developments
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Via Quintino Sella 268, 70100 Bari, Italy
    Percept Mot Skills 106:355-70. 2008
    ..The encouraging outcomes of these developments are reviewed in relation to their potentially wide implications for daily practice and the need of additional developments in the area...
  83. doi request reprint Learning as a possible sign of non-reflective consciousness in persons with a diagnosis of vegetative state and pervasive motor impairment
    Andrea Bosco
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Via Quintino Sella 268, 70100, Bari, Italy
    Cogn Process 10:355-9. 2009
    ....
  84. doi request reprint Promoting mouth drying to reduce the effects of drooling in a woman with multiple disabilities: a new evaluation of microswitch-programme conditions
    Giulio E Lancioni
    University of Bari, Italy
    Dev Neurorehabil 14:185-90. 2011
    ....
  85. ncbi request reprint Promoting fluency of performance during morning dressing by two persons with multiple disabilities
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Via Quintino Sella 268, 70100 Bari, Italy
    Percept Mot Skills 103:771-7. 2006
    ..Implications of the results are discussed...
  86. doi request reprint Two boys with multiple disabilities increasing adaptive responding and curbing dystonic/spastic behavior via a microswitch-based program
    Giulio E Lancioni
    Department of Psychology, University of Bari, Via Quintino Sella 268, 70100 Bari, Italy
    Res Dev Disabil 30:378-85. 2009
    ....
  87. doi request reprint Technology-assisted writing opportunities for a man emerged from a minimally conscious state and affected by extensive motor disabilities
    Giulio E Lancioni
    University of Bari, Italy
    Dev Neurorehabil 14:123-7. 2011
    ..To assess a computer-aided technology for assisting writing in a man who emerged from a minimally conscious state and presented with extensive motor disabilities...